Andrey Malenko - Faculty | MIT Sloan School of Management

Faculty & Research

Andrey Malenko

  • Jon D. Gruber Career Development Professor of Finance
  • Associate Professor, Finance

Andrey Malenko is an Associate Professor of Finance at the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Malenko’s research focuses on corporate finance, applying option pricing to real investment analysis, and financial auctions. His recent work examines the differences between strategic and financial bidders in takeovers and the optimal design of capital budgeting practices in organizations. Malenko’s work has appeared in leading academic journals, such as the American Economic Review and The Journal of Finance. At MIT Sloan, he teaches 15.401 Finance Theory.

Malenko holds a BSc and an MSc in economics from the Higher School of Economics in Moscow, an MA in economics from the New Economic School, and a PhD in finance from Stanford University.

Current Research Focus:  Malenko’s current research projects include dynamic delegation, the analysis of strategic initiation of auctions, in particular, takeover contests, and interactions between capital budgeting and organizational design.